A Lad from Old Ireland is an American movie that was released in the year 1910. The movie was directed by Sidney Olcott and starred Sidney Olcott, Gene Gauntier, Thomas O’Connor
An Irish boy (Olcott) emigrates to America to escape the desperate poverty of Ireland. After finding work in construction, he finds success in politics. He returns to Ireland after receiving a letter from his sweetheart (Gauntier) just as her destitute family is being forced off their land.